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Herbert L. Clarke

Herbert Lincoln Clarke (September 12, 1867 – January 30, 1945) was an American cornetist , feature soloist, bandmaster, and composer. He is considered the most prominent cornetist of his time.

Clarke's legacy includes composing a portion of the standard repertoire for the instrument, many recordings, as well as a seminal school of playing which emphasized not only technical aptitude, but also increased warmth and lyricism of tone. He also produced several method books that are still used by brass students.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 12th, 1867 (Woburn), Died January 30th, 1945 (Long Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1899 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, leader, cornet, composer, arranger, baritone vocal

Recordings (Results 201-225 of 551 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor A-248 7-in. 8/11/1903 Hearts and flowers Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-248 10-in. 8/11/1903 Hearts and flowers Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor A-249 7-in. 8/11/1903 Largo Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-249 10-in. 8/11/1903 Handel's largo Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo conductor  
Victor B-250 10-in. 8/11/1903 The blue and the gray patrol Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo conductor, instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor A-250 7-in. 8/11/1903 The blue and the gray patrol Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-251 10-in. 8/12/1903 American patrol Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor E-251 8-in. 4/10/1906 American patrol Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor A-251 7-in. 8/12/1903 American patrol Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-253 12-in. 8/12/1903 Andrea Chénier : Selections Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-254 12-in. 8/12/1903 Kaiser overture Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-255 12-in. 8/12/1903 Second Hungarian rhapsody Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-255 10-in. 8/17/1903 Second Hungarian rhapsody Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-255-A 12-in. 6/14/1905 Rhapsodie Hongroise no. 2 in C-sharp minor Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-255-B 12-in. 6/14/1905 Rhapsodie hongroise no. 2 Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-256 10-in. 8/13/1903 Liberty Bell march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor D-256 14-in. 10/26/1905 Liberty Bell march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor A-256 7-in. 8/13/1903 Liberty Bell march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor E-256 8-in. 4/9/1906 Liberty Bell march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-258 10-in. 1/31/1903 'Way down south Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-265 10-in. 8/13/1903 A hot time in the old town tonight Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo conductor  
Victor A-265 7-in. 8/13/1903 A hot time in the old town Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-267 10-in. 8/14/1903 Hiawatha two-step Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-267 12-in. 8/14/1903 Hiawatha Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-268 10-in. 8/14/1903 In the realm of the waltz Sousa's Band Band conductor  
(Results 201-225 of 551 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Clarke, Herbert L.," accessed January 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102493.

Clarke, Herbert L.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102493.

"Clarke, Herbert L.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 January 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102493

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